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Last updated: 27 October 2021
Date:Saturday 4 July 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic CL2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CL-215-1A10
Operator:Securité Civile
Registration: F-ZBAX
MSN: 1022
First flight: 1969
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-83AM
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Albertacce (   France)
Phase: Maneuvering (MNV)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
The Canadair CL-215, Pélican 22, was engaged in a fire fighting mission carrying two pilots and a firefighter. The aircraft impacted the slope of a wooded mountain, killing all three occupants.



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